IEC 61010-2-040:2005 Withdrawn

Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use - Part 2-040: Particular requirements for sterilizers and washer-disinfectors used to treat medical materials


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This International Standard specifies safety requirements for electrical equipment intended for sterilization, washing, and disinfection of medical materials in the medical, veterinary, pharmaceutical and laboratory fields, when used under the environmental conditions of 1.4. This document consolidates the requirements of four standards, IEC 61010-2-041, IEC 61010-2-042, IEC 61010-2-043 and IEC 61010-2-045, which are withdrawn, and aligns them with the second edition (2001) of IEC 61010-1:Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 1: General requirements. It has the status of a group safety publication in accordance with IEC Guide 104.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2005-04-14
Withdrawal date2015-07-07
Available language(s)English/French, Spanish
TC/SCTC 66 - Safety of measuring, control and laboratory equipmentrss
ICS19.080 - Electrical and electronic testing
71.040.10 - Chemical laboratories. Laboratory equipment
Stability date  2015
File size730 KB

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